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Upcoming Events

Win With Wood
Thursday, October 15, 2015, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
RCARS, UK Wood Utilization Center
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Holiday Decorations, Wreath Making,
Sweet Potato Santa Claus, & Cake Decorating

October 12, 2015 - 6:00 pm
Robinson Center Auditorium
Registration is closed!

On-Going Events

Clogging Class
Every Thursday- 6:00 pm
Robinson Center Auditorium


Bobby Ammerman

Extension Specialist Woodshop
University of Kentucky
Secondary Wood Industry Technical Advisor
Department of Forestry
Robinson Center (RCARS)
130 Robinson Road
Jackson, KY 41339-9081

voice: 606-666-2438 x256
fax: 606-666-2215

B.S. in Industrial Technology, Eastern Kentucky University (1990)

Wood class


Extension Responsibilities: Responsibilities are to strengthen the secondary wood industry in Eastern Kentucky. This is accomplished through concentrated programs directed at increased processing efficiency, vertical integration, and product development. Specific programs include one-on-one outreach to evaluate and support individual industries using appropriate analysis systems and techniques. More general training is provided in areas such as panel processing; production and scheduling; finishing operations; CNC equipment and operations; marketing and sales; and OSHA/EPA regulations and compliance.




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